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Shakespeare’s Hamlet with Jude Law

Synopsis
US interview show. Jude Law talks to Charlie Rose about his performance as Hamlet. The show, directed by Michael Grandage, transferred to Broadway from the Donmar Theatre, London. The programme begins with short clips from previous Charlie Rose interviews with other actors speaking about playing Hamlet - Kenneth Branagh, Mel Gibson, Ben Kingsley, Peter O’ Toole and Richard Harris (who hasn’t played the role but wished he had).
Series
Charlie Rose Show
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Television
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Transmission details
2 Oct 2009 (Channel: PBS)
Duration
60 mins

Credits

Producer
Charlie Rose
Contributor
Charlie Rose; Jude Law

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Plays
Hamlet
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Hamlet (character)

Notes

Notes
The interview may be viewed at http://www.charlierose.com/view/interview/10641. A transcript is also available at the site (accessed 3/2011). The interview is available on demand on DVD-R recordable media (NTSC, all regions).
History
In 2007, the video archive of past interviews has been added to the website for free viewing. In a partnership with Google, nearly 4000 hours of video has also been added to YouTube featuring complete hour-long episodes as they originally aired.

Production Company

Name

Charlie Rose Inc

Online Retailer

Name

amazon.com

Web
http://www.amazon.com External site opens in new window

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